Facts and Figures
- Summit Elevation: 4,237 feet
- Maine's tallest winter resort, second highest peak, and the largest ski area east of the Rocky Mountains
- Sugarloaf's Snowfields are the only lift-serviced, above-treeline skiing in the East
- Base Elevation: 1,417 feet
- Vertical Drop: 2,820 feet
- 1,240 developed, skiable acres, the most in the East.
- 162 trails and glades
- Green Circle: 34 trails/23% of total trails
- Blue Square: 49 trails/34%
- Black Diamond: 39 trails/27%
- Double-Black Diamond: 24 trails/16%
- Glades: 28 glades/19% (included in the above)
- Longest Trail: Tote Road - 3.5 miles from summit to base
- Snowmaking: 618 acres of coverage
- 20-Year Average Annual Snowfall: 197 inches
- Nordic Trails: 90 km
- 12 Lifts: 2 SuperQuads, 3 high-capacity quads, 4 doubles, 1 triple, 2 surface lifts
- Lift Capacity: 19,348 skiers per hour
- Length of Winter Season: November through early May
- Hours of Operation: Lower lifts open at 8:00 am, main mountain lifts open at 8:30 am. Lifts close at 3:45 pm.
- Sugarloaf2020 Blog
All of the latest information and updates regarding the new Sugarloaf 2020 ten-year plan, including updates on the new Brackett Basin and Burnt Mountain
- Sugarloaf's Online Event Calendar
The online event calendar is the most up-to-date, comprehensive resource for Sugarloaf events
- Facebook - www.facebook.com/sugarloaf
@SugarloafMaine - Follow this Twitter feed for regular updates from Sugarloaf covering everything from conditions to events to the latest deals.
@SugarloafSnow - This Twitter feed is dedicated exclusively to updates about snow conditions and operations and is updated continually throughout the day
- YouTube - www.youtube.com/sugarloafers
- Vimeo - http://vimeo.com/sugarloaf
- Tumblr - http://sugarloafmtn.tumblr.com
- Instagram - http://instagram.com/sugarloafmountain
Sugarloaf is committed to preserving the natural beauty of Maine's western mountains and our environment as a whole. Through innovative programs involving waste management, community outreach, bio-fuels, waste water treatment, and low energy snowmaking, Sugarloaf has been recognized and certified as a leader in the resort industry. Click here for additional information on Sugarloaf's environmental initiatives.
Carrabassett Valley Academy
A private middle/high school located at the base of Sugarloaf Mountain, CVA offers a unique balance of college preparatory academics and competitive ski and snowboard training. CVA has produced 11 Olympians, 10 X-Games competitors, 6 world champions, 83 national champions, 21 NCAA and USCSA All-Americans, and 34 National Team Members, including Seth Wescott, Bode Miller, Emily Cook, Mark Fawcett, Alex Tuttle, and Jeremy Cota. For more information, visit http://www.gocva.com.